Huffman Middle School

  • Huffman Middle School serves 359 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
  • Huffman Middle School operates within the Birmingham City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 359 students has grown by 19% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 359 students
Huffman Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Huffman Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Huffman Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Huffman Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.18 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 26:1 18:1
Huffman Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
Huffman Middle School Asian Students (1993-2009)
Hispanic
9%
6%
Huffman Middle School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
90%
33%
Huffman Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
1%
56%
Huffman Middle School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Huffman Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Huffman Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Huffman Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.18 0.58
Huffman Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
46%
47%
Huffman Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%
Huffman Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Birmingham City School District's student population of 23,932 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,982 is higher than the state average of $9,721. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,602 is higher than the state average of $10,229. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Birmingham City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
52
6
Number of Students Managed 23,932 2,879
Birmingham City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $273 MM $28 MM
Birmingham City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $288 MM $29 MM
Birmingham City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,982 $9,721
Birmingham City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,602 $10,229
Birmingham City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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